ILP burden on Manipur Government

Newmai News Network Imphal | June 18   The BJP led coalition Government in Manipur is facing the heat from the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) as the latter group has demanded that the State Government presents a bill for the “protection of the indigenous people of Manipur” by June, 2018. The […]

Manipur: ‘Naga area’ bandh on June 18

Newmai News Network  Senapati | June 16   The United Naga Council (UNC) has announced to impose a 12-hour bandh along the national highways and district highways in “Naga areas” in the State of Manipur on June 18 to demand the early settlement of the Naga political issue. The UNC said the bandh will be […]

Tamenglong to get Rs 90 crores under HADP

Newmai News Network Imphal |June 11   Manipur Chief Minister, Biren Singh lauded the DoNER Ministry for approving the Topographical Need Based Budgeting (TNBB) under which Tamenglong district of Manipur including Noney (pre revised district delineation) will be getting Rs. 90 crores as additional fund above the normal budget under Hill Area Development Programme (HADP). […]

Biren attends 400 complaints

Biren attends 400 complaints

Newmai News Network IMPHAL | JUNE 11   Hundreds of people turned up on the People’s Day to address their grievances to the Chief Minister, N Biren Singh at CM’s Secretariat in Imphal today.   The Chief Minister attended to as many as about 400 complaints and personally met nearly 1500 people from 8:30 am […]

Employees’ strike paralyses Manipur

Imphal, June 11 (IANS): The employees of the Manipur Secretariat on Monday continued their cease-work strike as their demand for the implementation of the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission is yet to be fulfilled, despite an appeal from Chief Minister N. Biren Singh.   As the employees are now “paid the enhanced 7th Pay […]

Explosive materials recovered in Manipur

Newmai News Network Imphal | June 9   The Assam Rifles claimed today that troops of Keithelmanbi Battalion Assam Rifles of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) recovered explosive materials and other “warlike stores” near Waiton, Imphal East district on Friday.   According to the Assam Rifles, several intelligence inputs were […]

Manipur to implement 7th Pay Commission

Newmai News Network Imphal | June 8   The State Government of Manipur has agreed to implement the 7th Pay Commission in the State. Following this agreement the agitating government employees have called off the indefinite agitation from this afternoon.   This afternoon, negotiations were held involving the representatives of Manipur Secretarial Services Association (MSSA), […]

Measles outbreak in south Manipur

Newmai News Network Imphal | June 9   Following the outbreak of Measles in Churachandpur in south Manipur, the District Family Welfare Office of Churachandpur swung into action and administered Measles-Rubella vaccination to altogether 109 children at seven localities in Churachandpur town area today.   Although it was a holiday on account of second saturday, […]

Biren meets village leaders of Chandel district

 Newmai News Network  Imphal | June 7   Manipur Chief Minister, N Biren Singh interacted with the village authority leaders and villagers of 21 different villages of Khengjoi Sub-Division of Chandel district at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat in Imphal today.   The interaction session was organised on ‘special request’ from 19 Assam Rifles, which is […]

Drug smuggler arrested in Manipur

Imphal, June 7 (IANS): An international drug smuggler wanted in India and abroad was arrested in Thoubal district of Manipur, police said on Thursday.   Superintendent of Police (Narcotics and Affairs of Border) W. Basu said that many law-enforcement agencies were after Mohammad Masle, who was arrested on May 30 at Lilong.   Basu said […]

Manipur: Impasse over impasse Sports University resolved

Newmai News Network Imphal | June 6   The impasse over the National Sports University (NSU) has been resolved after a meeting was held between the agitating Democratic Student Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) and the State Government of Manipur.   DESAM has been agitating in the past few days in Imphal accusing the Central and […]

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